The average rate for a Surgical Assistant with Oral Surgery skills is $18.34 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$28,590 - $75,504
(Median)
$29K
$46K
$76K
MEDIAN: $46,000
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$14.32 - $23.70
(Median)
$14
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$28,590 - $75,504  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $2,980  
Profit Sharing
$3,600  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,213 - $53,027  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.32 - $23.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$14.68 - $38.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$251.68 - $2,980  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,600  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$30,213 - $53,027  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 171
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Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Surgical Assistant Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
medical benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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